AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates an internet gateway for use with a VPC. After creating the internet gateway, you attach it to a VPC using AttachInternetGateway.

For more information about your VPC and internet gateway, see the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide.


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateInternetGatewayAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual CreateInternetGatewayResponse CreateInternetGateway(
         CreateInternetGatewayRequest request


Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.CreateInternetGatewayRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateInternetGateway service method.

Return Value

The response from the CreateInternetGateway service method, as returned by EC2.


This example creates an Internet gateway.

To create an Internet gateway

var client = new AmazonEC2Client();
var response = client.CreateInternetGateway(new CreateInternetGatewayRequest 

InternetGateway internetGateway = response.InternetGateway;


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

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